Engine-Codes - Generic - B1490

B1490 Code - Door Handle Right Front Short To Ground

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1490?

  • Faulty Door Handle Right Front Sensor
  • Door Handle Right Front Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Door Handle Right Front Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How to Fix the B1490 Code?

Start by checking the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code B1490?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1490 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

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|What are Code B1490 Possible Symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

|What Does the B1490 Code Mean?

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Door Handle Right Front Sensor. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Door Handle Right Front Sensor is not to factory specifications.

Door Handle Right Front Short To Ground

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|Code B1490 Information for Specific Makes

  • B1490 Hyundai Passenger Occupant Classification Sensor Defect
  • B1490 KIA Passenger Occupant Classification Sensor Defect

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